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The First Year at MIT

Credit for Previous Study: International Examination Credit

MIT has established policies on credit for high scores in some international examinations. Pages on the Class of 2017 site with details on credit and reporting processes also apply to you as a transfer student.

See the Class of 2017 for details on receiving credit for the following international exams:

Credit may be possible for high scores on exams not listed here, by request to relevant academic departments. Consult Advanced Placement staff in UAAP ( or 617-253-6771) for help in this process.

See also general information on the Credit for Previous Study page.

For More Information

Address questions not answered here regarding MIT's policies and procedures on credit for international exam scores to or 617-253-6771. UAAP cannot answer questions about qualifications for admission to MIT. For information about the use of international exam scores in Admissions decisions, please visit